Summer is a popular time of year for people to travel and take a break from their regular jobs and routines. Many people who want to take a summer vacation look for ways to save up for a vacation ahead of time.
They may work overtime at their jobs or pick up a weekend job, like a friend of mine does. Others might side hustle so they can set aside money for their trip.
In addition to saving up, some people search for ideas to travel more frugally so they can vacation more often. Frugal options include staying in an Airbnb rather than a hotel and cooking for themselves instead of eating out.
But the other thing travelers should be thinking about is how to protect their money while they travel. After all, it’s generally easy to spot vacationers in popular vacation destinations. That alone can make them an easy mark for thieves.
Of course, there are precautions you can take for safe travel with money. Here are a few tips you can use when you take money on your travels. [Continue reading]